Falls Prevention Week: Tai Chi for Arthritis and Falls Prevention Information Session-September 21, 2021

September 21, 2021 3:00PM - 4:00PM 3:00-4:00 PM ET


Contact: Sheilah Hebert, murphysh@msu.edu, (517) 432-3076

MSU Extension marks falls prevention awareness week September 20-24 with fall prevention information sessions

 Did you know that each year three million people are treated in emergency departments for fall injuries? Not every fall results in an injury, but statistics show about one in five does result in a serious injury.

 Michigan State University Extension is committed to empowering all older adults in Michigan to reduce their risk of falls, which are one of the greatest causes of serious injuries and death among people over age 65. During the week of September 20-24, MSU Extension is offering two opportunities for people to learn more about the falls prevention classes it offers:


Tai Chi for Arthritis and Falls Prevention Information Session

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

3:00-4:00 pm ET




Michigan State University Extension offers programs for older adults in Michigan. To learn about the numerous programs offered, go to https://www.canr.msu.edu/rlr/.


Tags: arthritis and fall prevention, chronic disease management, chronic pain, falls prevention, msu extension, older adults

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